KORY LICHTENSTEIGER RUMORS
The Washington Redskins appear to have a new center.
Kory Lichtensteiger is making the transition from guard to center and it’s nothing but kudos from head coach Jay Gruden so far.
At practice this week, Gruden said that “it’s been a natural transition for him.” He saw no issues with his ability to make calls at the line, which Lichtensteiger cited as the biggest challenge...
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According to Tarik El-Bashir, sixth-year pro Kory Lichtensteiger has all but won the starting center job in Washington. He will take over for Will Montgomery, who was released in March after he failed a physical.
While Lichtensteiger hasn’t played much center in his NFL career, he is not unfamiliar with the position, as he played center for two years in college...
Kory Lichtensteiger wasn’t surprised by the move. He knows people around the league view him as a center. He knows his build is more suited to that position.
So when the Redskins told him that’s where he’d play this season, it made sense.
“I’m excited about it,” Lichtensteiger said. “It’s one of those things I always excelled at, more so than guard. When I made...
Key Unrestricted Free Agents:Offensive Guard Kory Lichtensteiger (Unrestricted Free Agent). Without a doubt Lichtensteiger is one of the most valuable players on this team. Something that wasn’t talked about much was his injury during the NFC wildcard game. He was injured in the first half around the same time RG3 was hurt. What was lost in all the drama was the Redskins’ back...
Washington Redskins left guard Kory Lichtensteiger left Sunday's playoff game against the Seattle Seahawks are re-injuring his sprained left ankle.
Lichtensteiger departed after the seventh play of Washington's opening drive following a run by Alfred Morris.
Lichtensteiger was active for the game despite missing practice all week. He sprained his ankle in the third quarter...
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January 06, 2013
Left guard Kory Lichtensteiger missed practice with a sprained left ankle Wednesday as the Washington Redskins held their first practice for the playoffs.
Lichtensteiger was hurt in the third quarter of Sunday's NFC East-clinching win over the Dallas Cowboys.
''I wish I was doing better, but it's the hand I'm dealt,'' Lichtensteiger said. ''I...
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January 02, 2013
The Washington Redskins begin training camp the way they ended the season – with starting offensive linemen injured.
A MRI revealed loose particles in LG Kory Lichtensteiger, and he had precautionary arthroscopic surgery to remove them. He will miss the entire preseason.
Lichtensteiger injured the ACL and MCL in the same knee in the home game against the Eagles. The injury cost...
The Washington Redskins couldn't make it through four training camp practices without suffering major injuries.
Starting left guard Kory Lichtensteiger underwent arthroscopic surgery Monday to remove loose particles from his right knee and is expected to be out until the Sept. 9 opener at New Orleans.
Also, backup inside linebacker Jonathan Goff is out for the year after tearing...
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July 30, 2012
Offensive lineman Kory Lichtensteiger has signed his one-year, $1.26 million restricted free agent tender to remain with the Washington Redskins.
The Redskins also announced Tuesday that defensive end Adam Carriker has signed his new deal. Carriker last week agreed to a four-year, $20 million contract with $7 million guaranteed.
Lichtensteiger returns for his third season in Washington...
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March 20, 2012
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Injured Washington Redskins guard Kory Lichtensteiger made his way around the locker room on crutches Wednesday, with a bulky brace on his right knee. Lichtensteiger had surgery on the knee Oct. 25, and said that he has a long recovery ahead.
Washington’s starting left guard, Lichtensteiger tore his ACL, MCL and meniscus early in Washington’s loss to the Philadelphia Eagles Oct...